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SCMPD: one man in custody in Thackery Place shooting

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Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police detectives have a suspect in custody in connection with a shooting that left one man in the hospital in critical condition Sunday afternoon.

Eugene Mitchell, 23, was transported to Memorial University Medical Center by a friend after the 2:17 p.m. shooting on Sunday on Thackery Place.

Central Precinct officers responded to the area when they were told a gunshot victim had arrived at the hospital by a private vehicle. Residents flagged down arriving officers to point out the crime scene.

Alfonso Warner, 28, turned himself in to Metro Police Sunday after Islands Precinct Patrol officers stopped his gold Dodge Charger.

Violent Crimes detectives continue to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020.

A confidential tip line is also open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124.  

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